300+ Wolf Names – Famous, Historical, Fictional, and Popular Names

​Wolves have been represented in everything from movies and pop culture, to ​folklore and all the way ​into ancient history. ​So as you might expect, there are a few thousand years worth of names. If you're interested in where these names ​came from, or you're just looking for a cool name for your dog - we got you covered. 

​We have divided each section into categories to make browsing wolf names a little easier. In some series' we've included fictional wolf-like beings such as werewolves ​and even some ​Pokémon (​​just to make sure we've covered everything).

Movies and Books

​Names

​Film or Book

​Rama, Akela, Raksha 

The Jungle Book

​Sirius, Lupin, Padfoot, Greyback 

Harry Potter

​Maugrim

Lion, The Witch, And The Wardrobe

​White Fang

Whitef​ang (book and film)

​Kävik

​Kävik

​Balto, Aleu, Jenna

Balto

​Two Socks

Dances With Wolves

Lobo

The Legend of Lobo

​Gmork

The Neverending Story

​Jacob, Sam, Quil, Jared, Leah, Seth, Paul, Collin, Brady, Ephraim

Twilight

TV Series

​Names

​Series

​Ruby

​Once Upon a Time

​Ansel, Barnette, Eve, Keelin

​Vampire Diaries

​Grey Wind, Lady, Nymeria, Ghost, Shaggydog, Summer

​Game of Thrones

​Quigly

​Wolf that plays ghost in Game of Thrones

​Balto, Aleu, Kodi

​Balto the Series

​Alcide, Cooter, Ryder, Hollis

​True Blood

Children's Cartoon Series

​Names

​Series

​Hokey Wolf

​Huckleberry Hound

​Ralph Wolf, Wile E Coyote

​Loony Tunes

​Walter, Wilford Wolf

​Animaniacs

Manga / Anime

​Names

​Series

​Moro

​Princess Mononoke

​Uruno

​Damekko Dōbutsu

​Yatsufusa

​Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East

​Frey

Unbreakable Machine Doll

​Kiba, Toboe, Blue

​Wolf’s rain

​Inuhiko

Usotsuki to Inugamitsuki

​Kokutei

​Zenki

​Ookami

​Hotch Potch

​Gabu, Zaku, Giro

​One Stormy Night

​Inugami

​Amatsuki

Video Games

​Names

​Game Title

Lycanrock, Rockruff, Growlithe, Arcanine, Poochenya, Mightyena, Electrike, and Manectric

Pokemon

​Link, WolfLink

​The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

​​Tiger

​Monster Rancher

​Okami, Shiranua, Amaterasu

​Okami ​

​Sif

Dark Souls

​Wolf O'Donnell

​Star Fox

​Kodlak, Aela​, Farkas, Vilkas, Skjor, Athis, Vignar, Njada, Ria, Torvar

​Skyrim (The Companions)

​Lycanthrope

​Defense of the Ancients

​Bigby Wolf

​The Wolf Among Us

​Shiro

​Sulkoden II

Books

​Names

​Book Title

​Beja, Mathias, Tierney, Murdock

​The Nocturne

​Brokefang, Frostfur

The Immortals (​Pack leaders​)

​Faolan

​The Wolves and Beyond

​Huttser, Palla, Khaz, Kipcha, Brassa, Bran, Larka, Fell, Kar, ​Skop

​Sight​

​Marta, Calef, Rann, Sula, Annie, and Oldtooth

​Hungry for Home: A Wolf Odyssey

​Aragh

​The Dragon and the George

​Nashoga

​Redstone

​Lakota

​A Friend for Lakota

​Baree

​Baree, Son of Kazan

​George and Angeline

Never Cry Wolf

Historical Writings

​Names

​Book Title

​Isengrin

Ysengrimus latin poem

​Hugues, the WereWolf

Sutherland Menzies

​"Wolf" In Different Languages

​Wolf

​Language

Amaguk

Inupiat

Amarog

​Inuit

Bhangi

​Tibetan

Bighana

​India​

Biryuk

​Molokan

Bleddyn, Bleidd

​Welsh

Chinua

​Mongolian

Dib

Arabic

Dolph

Teutonic

Edon

​French

Farkas

​Hungarian

Gonzalo

​Spanish

Gorg

​Farsi

Haquihana

​Arapaho

Honi

​Arapaho

Hó’nehe

​Cheyenne

Hrolf

Norse

Ivaylo

Bulgarian

Kurt

​Turkish

​Kweeuu

​Hopi

​​Landga

​Marathi

​​Leloo

​Chinook

​Liekos

​Greek

​​Llop

​Catalonian

​​Lobo

​Portuguese

​Loup

​French

​​Lupe

​Spanish

​​​Lupo

​Italian

​​Lupu

​Maltese

​​​Maengun  

​Ojibwe

​​Maheegan

​Native American

​​Mahigan

​Cree

​​Maicoh

​Navaho

​​Maiyun

​Cheyenne

​​Mohegan

​American Indian

​​Nashoba

​Choctaw

​​Olcan

​Celtic

​​Onai

​Tamil

​Ookami

​Japanese

​Shunkaha

​Lakota

​Singarti

​Inukitut

​Sirhaan

​Muslim

​Susi

​Finnish

​​​Tasha

​Caddo

​​Tchono

​Mongolian

​Toralu

​Telegu

​​Ty-Ohni

​Native American

​Russina

​Old English

​Ujku

​Albanian

​​​Ulf

​Old German

​Varg

​Old Norse

​Velvel

​Yiddish

​Vilkas

​Lithuanian

​Vilks

​Latvian

​Vuk

​Croatian

​Vukasin

​Serbian

​Waya

​Cherokee

​Zayev

​Hebrew

​Z’ev

​Hebrew

​Variations of Wolf From Different Cultures 

​Names

​Meaning / Translation

​Accalia

​She-wolf (Latin)

​Adalwolf

​Noble wolf (German)

​Adalwolfa

​Noble She-wolf (German)

​Adoff

​Variant of Adolph; Noble wolf (German)

​​​Adolfo

​Noble wolf (Latin)

​Adolph

​Noble wolf (German)

​Adolpha

​​Noble she-wolf (German)

​Adolphus

​Noble wolf (German)

​Amoux

​Eagle wolf (French)

​Amwolf

​eagle wolf (German)​​​​​​

​​​Ardolf

​home loving wolf (English)

Ardwolf -

​home loving wolf (English)

​Arnou

​eagle wolf (French)

Audolf

wolfs friend (Norse)

Bardalph

ax wolf (Old English)

Bardolf

ax wolf (Old English)

Bardou

bright wolf; ax-weilding wolf (English)

Beowulf

intelligent wolf (Anglo-Saxon)

​Bjomolf

​bear wolf (Norse)

​Blaez or Blæze

​wolf Old (Breton)

Bledig

like a wolf (Welsh)

​Bodolf

​wolf leader (Norse)

​Boris

​wolf, short (Russian)

​Botewolf

herald wolf (English)

​Botolf

​messenger wolf; herald wolf Old (English)

​Botwolf

​herald wolf (Old English)

​Bozkurtlar

​grey wolf (Turkish)

Caleb

​dog (Hebrew)

​Cana, Canagan

​wolf cub (Celtic)

​Chann

​young wolf (English)

​Channing

​young wolf; official of the church (Old French)

​Channon

​young wolf (English)

​Chanteloup

​song of the wolf (French)

​Colin

​in whelp (Celtic)

​Conall -

strong as a wolf (Irish)

​Conan

​hound, wolf; high (Irish)

​Connery

​wolf farmer (Celtic)

​​Connor

​wolf lover (Irish)

​Convel

​wolf warrior (Celtic)

​Conwenna

​wolf, hound (Cornish)

​Cuan

​little wolf or little hound (Irish)

​​Dolphus

​noble wolf (German)

​Ethelwulf

​noble wolf Old (English)

​Eyolf

​lucky wolf (Norwegian)

​Faoiltiama

​wolf lady (Irish)

​​Faolan

​little wolf (Irish)

​Felan

​small wolf (Celtic)

​Fenris

​mythical monster wolf (Norse)

​Filtiarn

​lord of wolves (Celtic)

​Freki

​myth name of Odin’s wolf (Norse)

​Fridolf

​peaceful wolf Old (English)

​Friduwulf

​peaceful wolf Old (English)

​Geirolf

​wolf spear (Norse)

​Guadalupe

​wolf valley (Arabic)

​Gunnolf

​fighting wolf (Norse)

​Honiahaka

​little wolf (Cheyenne)

​​Hrolleif

​old wolf (Norse)

​Ingolf

​Ing’s wolf (Norse)

​Kiyiya

​howling wolf (Yakima)

​Kuckunniwi

​little wolf (Cheyenne)

​​Larentia

​the shewolf who nursed Remus and Romulus (Latin)

​Louvel, ​Lowe

​little wolf (French)

​Lowell

​wolf cub / little wolf (Old French)

​Lyall

​wolf; surname Old (Norse)

​Lykaios

​wolfish, of a wolf; wolf-like (Greek)

​Maccon

​son of a wolf (Celtic)

​Makoce

​earth (Lakota)

​Mgelika

​male wolf (Georgian)

​Mingan

​grey wolf (Native American)

​Nuntis

​the Sun-Wolf (Latin)

​Ocumwhowurst

​yellow wolf (Cheyenne)

​Odolf

​prosperous wolf Old (German)

​Odwolfe

​wealthy wolf (English)

​Okhmhaka

​little wolf (Cheyenne)

Otsanda

​she-wolf (Basque)

​Phelan

​like a wolf (Irish)

​Radolf

​red wolf (English)

​Raff

​red wolf (English)

​Ralph

​wolf counsel; a fearless adviser Old (English)

​​​Rand

​shield wolf (Anglo-Saxon)

​Randale

wolf’s shield (English)

​Randall

​shield wolf (Old English)

​Randi

​shield wolf; house wolf; protector (English)

​​Randolph

​a wolf shield (Old German)

​Ranulfo

​Wolf’s shield; emblem painted on a war shield (Teutonic)

​Raoul

​wolf council; red wolf (English)

​Raul

​wolf counsel (Spanish)

​​Rendall

​wolf shield (English)

​Reule

​famous wolf (French)

​Rezso

​famous wolf (Teutonic)

​Rodolfo

​famous wolf (Spanish)

​Rolf

red wolf (Teutonic)

​Rollin

​famous wolf (Teutonic)

​Rollo

​famous wolf (Teutonic)

​Roukan

​wolf counsel (Japanese)

​Rudi

​famed wolf abbreviation of Rudolph (German)

​Rudolph

​famous wolf (Old German)

​Ruelle

​famous wolf (French)

​Rule

​famous wolf (French)

​Sandalio

​true wolf (Spanish)

​Seff

​a wolf (Hebrew)

​Sköll

a wolf that chased the sun (Norse)

​Tamaska

mighty wolf (Native American)

​Tala

​red wolf, stalking wolf (Sioux)

​Tate

​stalking wolf (Native American)

Tunstall

wolf of Thor (Teutonic)

Udolf

​wolf-wealth (Old English)

​Udolph

​wind (Lakota)

​Ulfred

​wolf of peace (Old English)

​​Ulger

​wolf spear (Old English)

​Ullok

​wolf sport (Old English)

​Ulmar

​famous wolf (Old English)

​​Ulmer

​fame of the wolf (Norse)

​Ulric

power of the wolf (English)

​​​Ulrich

​female wolf (English)

​Ulrika

​wolf ruler (English)

​Ulvelaik

​wolf sport (English)

​​​Uwais

​small wolf (Muslim)

​​Weylyn

​the son of the wolf (Celtic)

​Wolfgang

​son of the wolf; path of the wolf (German)

​Wolfram

wolf raven (Teutonic)

​Wolfrik

​wolf ruler (German)

​Woolsey

​victorious wolf (English)

​Wulfgar

​wolf-like spear (English)

​Ylva

​she-wolf (Scandanavian)

​Yowlumne

people of the wolf (Yokut)

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